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We help people learn to read with better comprehension through more than forty discussion groups in Northern California by discussing great literature, poetry, history, philosophy, and science in order to enlarge our understanding of our world. Visit our website, sign up for our free e-newsletter, and join us for a great conversation.

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Latest Messages  

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Team Activity

  • Maholis Del Socorro
    Colombia
    Maholis Del Socorro received a loan from James to buy a complete inventory of school supplies, so that the people in the village cannot take money as an excuse not to send their children to school.
    James
    0% repaid
  • Qiniso
    Zimbabwe
    Qiniso received a loan from James to purchase groceries from wholesalers in bulk.
    James
    0% repaid
  • Abellard
    Haiti
    Abellard received a loan from James to purchase stock of construction materials to sell.
    James
    0% repaid
  • Avi
    Israel
    Avi received a loan from James to purchase stocks of women’s and men’s clothing, bags, purses, and costume jewelry pieces.
    James
    0% repaid
  • Amr
    Yemen
    Amr received a loan from James to purchase other goats to raise and sell.
    James
    0% repaid
  • Tomasa
    Guatemala
    Tomasa received a loan from James to buy fertilizer.
    James
    0% repaid
  • Nga Lone Pho Village
    Myanmar (Burma)
    Nga Lone Pho Village received a loan from James to help 33 villagers to raise livestock such as pigs, goats and sheep.
    James
    0% repaid
  • Tunda Group
    Tanzania
    Tunda Group received a loan from James to buy rice, wheat flour, bananas and charcoal for cooking.
    James
    6% repaid
  • Sana's Group
    Iraq
    Sana's Group received a loan from Susana to pay for her daughter’s education.
    Susana
    10% repaid
  • Petrit
    Albania
    Petrit received a loan from James to buy clothing and school books for his daughters for the upcoming school year, and to make small repairs to their family home.
    James
    1% repaid
  • Lucia
    Bolivia
    Lucia received a loan from James to buy agricultural supplies and organic fertilizer.
    James
    0% repaid
  • Za Yat Kyaung Village
    Myanmar (Burma)
    Za Yat Kyaung Village received a loan from James to help 101 villagers buy livestock that will reduce their need for hired labor and provide natural fertilizer.
    James
    0% repaid

Impact   Updated Hourly

22
Team Members
$8,700
Amount Loaned
347
Loans
15.8
Loans per member